Is Lee Daniels' rags-to-riches R&B drama Star better than Empire?

The show shares similarities with the ratings hit but a more intriguing character arc and a hint of darker issues suggests it might be the savvier choiceFox’s mega-hyped midseason drama, Star, opens with the titular aspiring singer – an orphan who’s been bounced around foster homes most of her life…
Source: Is Lee Daniels' rags-to-riches R&B drama Star better than Empire?